Armenia’s weightlifting team member, junior Olympic champion Simon Martirosyan has become the winner of the Junior World Weightlifting Championships with a total of 412kg.
At the Junior World Weightlifting Championships held in Tbilisi, Simon Martirosyan (+105kg) lifted all three attempts in the snatch holding overhead 175kg, 182kg and 187kg and conquered a small gold medal. In the clean and jerk the Junior Olympic champion lifted 210kg, 220kg and 225kg and again captured a small medal. With a total of 412kg, Martirosyan bccame the winner of the Junior World Championships.
At this championship Armenia was represented by Zhorzh Yeghikyan, Davit Hovhannisyan (8th place), Samvel Gasparyan (4th place), Sona Poghosyan (5th place), Arpine Dalalyan (7th place).
ANOC press service
The World Clubs Championship prize fund is 100.000$
The Devis Cup is drawing to a close in Tallinn, Estonia
There isn’t an athlete that doesn’t dream about Olympics
At the round-robin championship ''Stepanakert'' won all games (10 points)
On the 15th day of the 31st Summer Olympic Games the struggle will be continued...
Harutyunyan lost to a Latvian wrestler
Hrant Melkumyan was the only Armenian representative who celebrated a victory...